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Saudi Arabia executes 81 people in 1 day for terrorism-related offences

Saudi Arabia executes 81 people in 1 day for terrorism-related offences

Riyadh: Saudi Arabia said Saturday it executed 81 people in one day on a variety of terrorism-related offences, exceeding the total number of executions in the kingdom in the whole of last year. All had been “found guilty of committing multiple heinous crimes”, the official Saudi Press Agency (SPA) reported,

Saudi Arabia intercepts missiles fired by Yemen, damage, injures reported

Saudi Arabia intercepts missiles fired by Yemen, damage, injures reported

Dammam: The ballistic missile attack executed by Yemen at Saudi Arabia’s oil-rich eastern region, that was successfully intercepted on Saturday, left two children injured and damaged several buildings, the ministry of defence said. The missile was intercepted over the city of Dammam, with scattered shrapnel injuring two Saudi children and causing

Israel-Gaza conflict pushing region in “Wrong Direction”: S Arabia

Israel-Gaza conflict pushing region in “Wrong Direction”: S Arabia

The Israel-Gaza conflict is pushing the whole region “in the wrong direction,” Saudi Arabia Foreign Minister Faisal bin Farhan said Tuesday, calling for an end to the violence. “This all pushes us absolutely in the wrong direction. It means that we are making a path toward a sustainable peace more

US imposes sanctions, visa bans on Saudis for journalist Khashoggi’s killing

US imposes sanctions, visa bans on Saudis for journalist Khashoggi’s killing

Washington: The White House announced sanctions and visa bans on Friday targeting Saudi Arabian citizens over the 2018 murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi but stopped short of imposing sanctions on kingdom’s de facto leader, Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman himself. The action comes under newly elected US president Joe Biden

Saudi Crown Prince approved Journalist Khashoggi’s murder, US finds: Report

Saudi Crown Prince approved Journalist Khashoggi’s murder, US finds: Report

Washington: A U.S. intelligence report which is expected to be declassified by Friday suggests Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman in approving the 2018 killing of Washington Post journalist Jamal Khashoggi, as per a person familiar with the findings. The officials said the report, which is build on classified